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conservatory

Noun

1 the faculty and students of a school specializing in one of the fine arts
2 a schoolhouse with special facilities for fine arts [syn: conservatoire]
3 a greenhouse in which plants are arranged in a pleasing manner [syn: hothouse, indoor garden]

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English

Noun

  1. a greenhouse or hothouse for the display of plants
  2. a school of music or drama; a conservatoire

Extensive Definition

Conservatory may refer to the following:
tehran conservatory

Synonyms, Antonyms and Related Words

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